US Congress Members Meet Taiwan Leader Amid China Anger

US Congress Members Meet Taiwan Leader Amid China Anger

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen met with a delegation of U.S. members of Congress on Monday in yet another sign of U.S. lawmakers’ support for the autonomous island China claims as its own. own territory. Taiwanese media showed the arrival of the delegation for the talks, but details of the meeting were … Read more

Taiwan: A Second US Congressional Delegation Led by Ed Markey Visits Taipei

Taiwan: A Second US Congressional Delegation Led by Ed Markey Visits Taipei

Taipei, Taiwan CNN — A US Congressional delegation led by Massachusetts Democratic Senator Ed Markey arrived in Taipei for an unannounced two-day visit, the second US Congressional delegation. Taiwan this month. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi provoked the wrath of China when she became the first American speaker to visit in 25 years at a time … Read more

China’s trade restrictions on Taiwan after Pelosi’s visit are a drop in the ocean

China’s trade restrictions on Taiwan after Pelosi’s visit are a drop in the ocean

Beijing’s new trade blocs against Taiwan affect about 0.04% of their two-way trade, making them more political than economic. Beijing took action against Taiwan after Visit to the island of the Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi earlier this month despite warnings from Beijing. That included suspensions of imports of Taiwanese … Read more

China’s trade restrictions on Taiwan after Pelosi’s visit are a drop in the ocean

China’s trade restrictions on Taiwan after Pelosi’s visit are a drop in the ocean

Beijing’s new trade blocs against Taiwan affect about 0.04% of their two-way trade, making them more political than economic. Beijing took action against Taiwan after Visit to the island of the Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi earlier this month despite warnings from Beijing. That included suspensions of imports of Taiwanese … Read more

China’s trade restrictions on Taiwan after Pelosi’s visit are a drop in the ocean

China’s trade restrictions on Taiwan after Pelosi’s visit are a drop in the ocean

Beijing’s new trade blocs against Taiwan affect about 0.04% of their two-way trade, making them more political than economic. Beijing took action against Taiwan after Visit to the island of the Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi earlier this month despite warnings from Beijing. That included suspensions of imports of Taiwanese … Read more

Taiwan warns that China’s drills show ambitions beyond the island

Taiwan warns that China’s drills show ambitions beyond the island

PINGTUNG, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan warned Tuesday that Chinese military exercises they are not just a rehearsal for an invasion of the self-governing island, but also reflect ambitions to control large swaths of the western Pacific, as Taipei has held its own exercises to underscore that it is ready to defend itself. Angry at the … Read more

China extends threatening military exercises in Taiwan

China extends threatening military exercises in Taiwan

BEIJING (AP) — China said Monday it was expanding threatening military exercises around Taiwan that have disrupted air and sea traffic and substantially raised concerns about the potential for conflict in a region crucial to world trade. The exercises it would include anti-submarine exercises, ostensibly aimed at US support for Taiwan in the event of … Read more

Taiwan says China’s military exercises appear to simulate attack

Taiwan says China’s military exercises appear to simulate attack

BEIJING (AP) — Taiwan said Saturday that China’s military exercises appear to simulate an attack on the self-governing island, after several Chinese warships and planes crossed the median line of the Taiwan Strait following the speaker of the House of Representatives. from the United States. Nancy Pelosi’s visit to Taipei that angered Beijing. Taiwan’s military … Read more

China sanctions Pelosi and sends 100 fighter jets to drills in Taiwan

China sanctions Pelosi and sends 100 fighter jets to drills in Taiwan

BEIJING (AP) — China said Friday that more than 100 fighter jets and 10 warships have participated in live-fire military exercises around Taiwan in the past two days, and announced sanctions against the speaker of the House of Representatives. from the United States. Nancy Pelosi on her visit to the autonomous island earlier this week. … Read more

Pelosi says visit to Taipei makes ‘unequivocally clear’ US will not leave Taiwan

Pelosi says visit to Taipei makes ‘unequivocally clear’ US will not leave Taiwan

CNN — Speaker of the US House Nancy Pelosi he said his trip to Taiwan was intended to make it “unequivocally clear” that the United States would “not abandon” the democratically-ruled island. “We are proud of our longstanding friendship,” Pelosi said, speaking alongside Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen at the presidential office in Taipei on Wednesday … Read more